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This is a category for those of you who find pleasure in analyzing the graceful lines and the silhouette of a beautiful building, who enjoy discovering new and intuitive designs for multi-functional spaces or who love modern architecture and everything that has to do with it. Browse our articles to come across wonderful architectural designs from all over the world.

Amazing Glass Houses That Reinvent Architecture As We Know It Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on October 12, 2018

Amazing Glass Houses That Reinvent Architecture As We Know It

A lot of houses these days put an emphasis on the views which can be enjoyed from the site, the topography and the landscapes which surround them and that usually translates into designs with large openings, full-height windows and sliding glass doors which bring the outdoors in. Sometimes this is taken to the extreme and...

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A 19th Century Timber Frame House Adapted To A Contemporary World Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on October 10, 2018

A 19th Century Timber Frame House Adapted To A Contemporary World

This beautiful maison à colombages dates back to the late 19th century and is located in Paris, France. In 2015 its interior has been renovated by 05AM Arquitectura. The project’s main objective was to improve the functionality of the house and this was done in the most graceful way. The architects were careful to preserve...

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Art Collectors Infuse Their New Home With Curated, Contemporary Pieces Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on October 8, 2018

Art Collectors Infuse Their New Home With Curated, Contemporary Pieces

Located in Kansas City, US, the Artery Residence is a very special home. It was designed by Huff Projects with the express purpose to serve as shell for the owners’ extensive art collection. Their clients, a couple of serious art collectors recognized worldwide, wanted their new home to be all about art and the way...

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An Architect’s Backyard Office Inside A Reclaimed Shipping Container Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on October 3, 2018

An Architect’s Backyard Office Inside A Reclaimed Shipping Container

The studio Randy Bens Architect started out as a tiny practice in New Westminster, Canada, with the architect and a single staff member working out of a home office. In 2016 the architect decided to expand just a little bit but didn’t want to move into a commercial space so alternative ideas were explored. The...

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A Century Old Barn Transformed Into A Modern Home With Soaring Ceilings Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on October 2, 2018

A Century Old Barn Transformed Into A Modern Home With Soaring Ceilings

Looking at this amazing home from Österlen, Sweden all we can think of is how amazing this soaring ceiling is and how airy and fresh the space looks. You can’t really tell that the building is very old. Part of it was originally built in 1901. After being abandoned for a very long time, architect Jonathan Andersson...

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Trailblazing Women in Architecture Who Have Changed Life for the Better Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Vera Dordick, on September 28, 2018

Trailblazing Women in Architecture Who Have Changed Life for the Better

Architecture has not been an easy profession for women, but from the very start, a talented and courageous cadre of female architects has pushed the boundaries and fought for recognition.  Some worked in the shadow of a mentor or spouse, making groundbreaking achievements, only to receive no credit. Throughout the decades, these bold professionals laid the...

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A Simple Concrete House With Three Staggered Volumes Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on September 27, 2018

A Simple Concrete House With Three Staggered Volumes

Located in a consolidated forest region from La Costa, in Argentina, this concrete house was designed by Besonias Almeida Arquitectos to serve as a home and studio and to take advantage of the landscape, the views and the topography. As always, there were numerous challenges which the architects had to overcome. One of them was related...

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